Barnes Chine, Isle of Wight

Historical Description

Barnes Chine, a small wild ravine on the SW coast of the Isle of Wight, 1½ mile SE of Brixton. The cliffs wliicli flank it rise to a considerable height, and a dangerous reef, known as the Shipledge, is near its mouth.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5